The University campus is located within easy access of Brighton, Gatwick Airport and London and is also particularly well serviced by public transport. The Conference Centre and Conferences & Events office are both located in Bramber House, please note this when using the 'Campus Map' link which can be found by clicking on the link below.
The Falmer British Rail station is on the main Brighton to Eastbourne and Hastings line, with services running every 15 minutes in both directions during the day. The station is located at the southern end of campus, over the A27, with access via a subway under the main road.
Train journeys to Lewes are approximately five minutes and to Brightonare approximately ten minutes. See the following link for further details http://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
Bus services run from central Brighton and from Lewes to the campus seven days a week.
Services operate to the University on buses 5B, 23, 25, N25, 28, 29, 29B and 84. Each bus stops at the campus entrance at Falmer House, Sussex House, twice on the North South Road, Bramber House, at Brighthelm Porter's Lodge, Swanborough, Boiler House Hill, Mantell Building and on Eastern Ring Road before leaving campus. Services are every 5-10 minutes Monday to Saturday daytime (84 is Mon-Fri only) and every 30 minutes in the evenings up to approx. 23:30 (check each route for exact times). Service N25 is a night bus which operates throughout the night, from approx 23:30 until 05:30.
Bus travel on campus and as far as Falmer Station is free of charge. For up to date times and live departures see the Brighton and Hove buses web page http://www.buses.co.uk
There are numerous taxi firms in Brighton, who will drop off and collect from campus including:
Brighton & Hove
Taxi 'freephones' linked to Streamline Taxis are located around campus in Bramber House, East Slope, Sussex House, The Cube in Falmer House and York House.
From Gatwick Airport, take the train or the bus to Brighton. Change at Brighton for either the train, the bus or a taxi to the University as detailed above.
From Heathrow Airport, take the train or the bus to Brighton. Change at Brighton for either the train, the bus or a taxi to the University as detailed above.
Car parking permits are provided free of charge to those attending residential conferences, and events taking place in the Conference Centre. Car parking permits are available from Conference Services. Internal organisers, please refer to the Information for University of Sussex Staff webpage for car park permit information.
The number of available spaces, and the location, will depend on demand for car-parking for University business on any given date. Unfortunately the University is unable to allocate spaces and as such parking in on a first come-first served basis.
Pay and display is in operation in the Visitors' Car Parks on campus Monday to Friday 09:00-17:00 at a rate of £6 per 4 hours.
Please note that there are families with children living on campus all year round. Visitors to the University travelling by car are asked to drive with all due care and caution around campus.
Conferences & Events
1st Floor, Bramber House
University of Sussex
T +44 (0)1273 678678
F +44 (0)1273 677880